The present Law applies to buildings and building products. Furthermore, the Law applies also to parcels of land, other constructions and facilities subject to requirements of the present Law. The text consists of 79 articles divided into 9 Parts as follows: General provisions (1); the parcel of land and its development (2); General requirements for constructions (3); Construction products and types (4); The building and its parts (5); Individual rooms, apartments and special facilities (6); Parties involved in construction, Legal Construction Boards (7); Administrative proceedings (8); Rule of law, penalties, transitional and final provisions (9).
Implements: Directive 98/34/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down a procedure for the provision of information in the field of technical standards and regulations. (1998-06-22)
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